MapR to Present on Big Data Security, Apache Drill, Machine Learning and other Hadoop Topics in November
San Jose, CA

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop® that integrates web-scale enterprise storage and real-time database capabilities, today announced its upcoming presentations at conferences and meetups in November 2015. Providing practical, how-to presentations and workshops on delivering Big Data to the enterprise for maximum business results, presenters from MapR will lead sessions at key industry events, including:

            TDWI Solution Summit Scottsdale

The TDWI Solution Summit brings together experienced professionals, industry thought leaders, and top solution providers to discuss real-world tips and best practices for harnessing the power of big data analytics.  Steve Wooledge, MapR vice president, product marketing, will present, “Hadoop and Data Warehousing: How to Get Started,” on Monday, November 2 at 11:00 a.m.

Big Data Everywhere New York
Big Data Everywhere in New York is a half-day conference aimed at helping attendees learn how financial services firms, such as Morgan Stanley, Pico, and Wells Fargo, are leveraging Big Data and Hadoop. Ted Dunning, MapR chief application architect, will lead a session titled, “Secure Collaboration on Big Data: Locking Down, Doesn't Mean Locking Out,” on Wednesday, November 4 at 9:15 AM.   

Big Data TechCon
Big Data TechCon features practical, how-to classes and tutorials for IT and Big Data professionals. Titled, “Rethinking SQL and Database Design with Apache Drill,” MapR Director, Enterprise Strategy and Architecture, Jim Scott will present on Wednesday, November 4 at 2:30 PM. 

Big Data Expo West
Big Data Expo West is the place where attendees can see the technologies and use cases that are delivering Big Data to enterprise IT. Titled, “Apache Hadoop and NoSQL as the Analysis Engines for Internet-of-Things Data,” MapR Director of Industry Solutions, Dale Kim will lead this session on Wednesday, November 4 at 4:20 PM.  

Global Big Data Conference
This Big Data Bootcamp is a vendor agnostic, technical overview of the Big Data landscape with a specific focus on Hadoop, NoSQL & Machine Learning. MapR Director of Professional Services, Sridhar Reddy is hosting an HBase Workshop on Friday, November 13 at 1:00 PM.  

Additional events where MapR will present in November include Data Science Machine Learning Forum on November 7 in Denver, CO., CIO Big Data Summit on November 11 in Phoenix, AZ, and the Tech-Security Conferences taking place on November 12 in Austin, TX and on November 19 in Phoenix, AZ. 

About MapR Technologies

About MapR Technologies

MapR enables organizations to create disruptive advantage and long-term value from their data with the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, which delivers distributed processing, real-time analytics, and enterprise-grade requirements across cloud and on-premise environments–while leveraging the significant ongoing development in open source technologies including Spark and Hadoop. Organizations with the most demanding production needs, including sub-second response for fraud prevention, secure and highly available data-driven insights for better healthcare, petabyte analysis for threat detection, and integrated operational and analytic processing for improved customer experiences, run on MapR. A majority of customers achieves payback in fewer than 12 months and realizes greater than 5X ROI. MapR ensures customer success through world-class professional services and with free on-demand training that 50,000 developers, data analysts and administrators have used to close the big data skills gap. Amazon, Cisco, Google, HPE, Microsoft, SAP, and Teradata are part of the worldwide MapR partner ecosystem. Investors include Future Fund, Google Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Mayfield Fund, NEA, Qualcomm Ventures and Redpoint Ventures. Connect with MapR on LinkedIn, and Twitter.

Media Contacts

Beth Winkowski
MapR Technologies, Inc.
(978) 649-7189

Kim Pegnato
MapR Technologies, Inc.
(781) 620-0016